Kevin Lindsey Thomas, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member in the Duke Clinical Research Institute
Campus mail Dept Of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 668-2688
Email address kevin.thomas@duke.edu
In Their Words

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2004 - 2007
  • Chief Resident in Medicine (DUMC), Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2004
  • Fellow in Cardiology, Medicine, Duke University, 2002 - 2003
  • Resident in Medicine, Medicine, Duke University, 1999 - 2002
  • M.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1999

Publications

Ugowe, FE, Jackson, LR, and Thomas, KL. "Racial and ethnic differences in the prevalence, management, and outcomes in patients with atrial fibrillation: A systematic review." Heart Rhythm 15, no. 9 (September 2018): 1337-1345.

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29803022
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Gaeta, S, Schroder, JN, Daneshmand, MA, Thomas, KL, Hegland, DD, Piccini, JP, Daubert, JP, Koontz, JI, and Sun, AY. "Catheter Ablation of Mid-Myocardial Ventricular Tachycardia by Simultaneous Unipolar Radiofrequency Ablation With Half-Normal Saline Irrigation." Jacc. Clinical Electrophysiology 4, no. 9 (September 2018): 1263-1264.

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30236404
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Egwim, CC, Rucker, AJ, Madut, DC, Chery, GS, Sullivan, LT, Jackson, LR, Batchelor, WB, and Thomas, KL. "Research Participation of a Professional Organization in Clinical Trials: The Association of Black cardiologists Clinical Trial Investigator Identification Project." Journal of the National Medical Association (August 9, 2018).

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30100090
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Johnson, KS, Thomas, KL, Pinheiro, SO, and Svetkey, LP. "Design and Evaluation of an Interdisciplinary Health Disparities Research Curriculum." Journal of the National Medical Association 110, no. 4 (August 2018): 305-313.

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Kelly, JP, Greiner, M, Soliman, EZ, Randolph, TC, Thomas, KL, Dunlay, SM, Curtis, LH, O'Brien, EC, and Mentz, RJ. "Relation of Early Repolarization (J Point Elevation) to Mortality in Blacks (from the Jackson Heart Study)." The American Journal of Cardiology 122, no. 2 (July 2018): 340-346.

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29866580
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Pokorney, SD, Yen, DC, Campbell, KB, Allen LaPointe, NM, Sheng, S, Thomas, L, Bahnson, TD, Daubert, JP, Picini, JP, Jackson, KP, Thomas, KL, and Al-Khatib, SM. "Dofetilide dose reductions and discontinuations in women compared with men." Heart Rhythm 15, no. 4 (April 2018): 478-484.

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29605013
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Sullivan, LT, Randolph, T, Merrill, P, Jackson, LR, Egwim, C, Starks, MA, and Thomas, KL. "Representation of black patients in randomized clinical trials of heart failure with reduced ejection fraction." American heart journal 197 (March 2018): 43-52. (Review)

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29447783
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Szakmany, T, Pugh, R, Kopczynska, M, Lundin, RM, Sharif, B, Morgan, P, Ellis, G, Abreu, J, Kulikouskaya, S, Bashir, K, Galloway, L, Al-Hassan, H, Grother, T, McNulty, P, Seal, ST, Cains, A, Vreugdenhil, M, Abdimalik, M, Dennehey, N, Evans, G, Whitaker, J, Beasant, E, Hall, C, Lazarou, M, Vanderpump, CV, Harding, K, Duffy, L, Guerrier Sadler, A, Keeling, R, Banks, C, Ng, SWY, Heng, SY, Thomas, D, Puw, EW, Otahal, I, Battle, C, Minik, O, Lyons, RA, and Hall, JE. "Defining sepsis on the wards: results of a multi-centre point-prevalence study comparing two sepsis definitions." Anaesthesia 73, no. 2 (February 2018): 195-204.

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Thomas, KL, Jackson, LR, Shrader, P, Ansell, J, Fonarow, GC, Gersh, B, Kowey, PR, Mahaffey, KW, Singer, DE, Thomas, L, Piccini, JP, and Peterson, ED. "Prevalence, Characteristics, and Outcomes of Valvular Heart Disease in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: Insights From the ORBIT-AF (Outcomes Registry for Better Informed Treatment for Atrial Fibrillation)." Journal of the American Heart Association 6, no. 12 (December 22, 2017).

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Black-Maier, E, Ren, X, Steinberg, BA, Green, CL, Barnett, AS, Rosa, NS, Al-Khatib, SM, Atwater, BD, Daubert, JP, Frazier-Mills, C, Grant, AO, Hegland, DD, Jackson, KP, Jackson, LR, Koontz, JI, Lewis, RK, Sun, AY, Thomas, KL, Bahnson, TD, and Piccini, JP. "Catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction." Heart rhythm (December 5, 2017).

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29222043
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